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Guernsey receives scholarship

Anna Guernsey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Guernsey, received the Robert Parkhurst Memorial Award presented by the Fulton Police Department. The police department annually gives $500 to a high school senior who shows Parkshurst’s qualities of a desire to succeed, genuine concern for others and a willingness to assist others. Parkhurst was a Fulton police officer killed in 1984 by a drunk driver. Guernsey will attend Fulton-Montgomery Community College majoring in radiologic technology. Pictured are Officer Ken Sheldon, Fulton police; Guernsey; Honey Parkhurst, Officer Parkhurst’s mother; and Detective Mike Curtis of the Fulton police.
Anna Guernsey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Guernsey, received the Robert Parkhurst Memorial Award presented by the Fulton Police Department. The police department annually gives $500 to a high school senior who shows Parkshurst’s qualities of a desire to succeed, genuine concern for others and a willingness to assist others. Parkhurst was a Fulton police officer killed in 1984 by a drunk driver. Guernsey will attend Fulton-Montgomery Community College majoring in radiologic technology. Pictured are Officer Ken Sheldon, Fulton police; Guernsey; Honey Parkhurst, Officer Parkhurst’s mother; and Detective Mike Curtis of the Fulton police.

Richard Barnes, long-time Fulton resident

Richard Barnes, 61, of Fulton, passed away Saturday July 5.

Born in Syracuse, he was a long time resident of the Fulton area.

Richard had worked at Radio Shack in Oswego.

He was predeceased by his parents, Richard and Gloria Barnes.

Richard is survived by his wife Debbie and several other extended family members.

A graveside service will be 10 a.m. Thursday July 10 at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Section 28 in Fulton.  There are no calling hours.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Foster Funeral Home in Fulton.

Church golf tourney set for Aug. 9

The First United Methodist Church of Fulton is sponsoring its fifth annual golf tournament at 8 a.m. Saturday Aug. 9 at the Emerald Crest Golf Course, Palermo.

The event will offer every participant food and prizes in addition to a round of golf.

The tourney is held each year for fun, fellowship and to raise money for the church’s ministries in this community.

For more information, call the church office at 592-7347.